Chewy Chocolate Cookie Bars

Chew Chocolate Cookie Bars Recipe

Hey there Shabby Creek Cottage readers! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back with another decedent dessert recipe for you. It's a brand new year and I couldn't be more excited! My baby boy is due anytime and I can't wait to meet him. One of the craziest things about this pregnancy is my irresistible craving for everything chocolate. If you're … [Read more...]

Low Calorie Slow Cooker Pork and Sausage Cassoulet

Slow-Cooker-Pork-and Sausage-Cassoulet-Recipe-PM2

Hi there and a big Happy New Year to all of my Shabby Creek friends!  It's me Claire from A Little CLAIREification and I am so excited to kick off  2015 with the first slow cooker recipe of the year. Every month I share a delicious crock pot recipe and today I bring you this amazing and easy Low Calorie Slow Cooker Pork and Sausage … [Read more...]

12 easy three ingredient dinners

12 ideas for three ingredient dinners

Is it dinner time, yet the pantry is bare? Don't stress! These easy dinner ideas take only three ingredients - and most of them are staples that you usually have on hand. From comfort food to a little more exotic - these three ingredient dinners are sure to help you out in a crunch - or maybe just inspire your next menu! Like three … [Read more...]

Turtle Cookie Bars

Turtle Cookie Bars

Turtle cookie bars have become an obsession in our house lately. I made this batch on a whim one day because I wanted something different, and in one week's time I had made 4 batches of them. I've never made anything that my family raved over quite as much. Of course, some of them were taken to family holiday dinners, etc., but still - they were … [Read more...]

Easy Spinach Dip

easy spinach dip recipe

Hello Shabby Creek readers! It's Emily from The Benson Street here. I hope you enjoyed your holiday and are looking forward to enjoying the New Year. I know I love a good New Year's party. It is always fun to get together with friends and share lots of yummy food. One of my most favorite appetizers to share is this delicious easy spinach dip. … [Read more...]

20 minute meal: Quick Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup

chicken noodle soup

My family is a big fan of old school comfort food, and you can't get much more old school than chicken noodle soup. But let's be honest, it's not the fastest thing in the world to make from scratch. So, like most things in life, I had to figure out how to make it fast - oh and I wanted it to taste like the old fashioned stuff. Normally I don't … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Coconut Cupcakes

coconut cupcakes

If you love coconut cupcakes, this recipe is for you. It takes a lot for me to call anything "the ultimate." But these are. The Ultimate Coconut Cupcakes that is. Coconut cupcakes, filled with coconut filling, then topped with coconut cream cheese frosting, and garnished with coconut flakes. See… the ultimate. Is your mouth watering yet? Coconut … [Read more...]

Mini Santa Hat Cheesecakes {Gluten Free}

Santa hat cheesecake bites

Hi there Shabby Creek friends! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back with a very festive treat. Christmas is only a few weeks away and if you're looking for a cute holiday dessert to impress your family and friends, look no further! My Gluten-Free Mini Santa Hat Cheesecakes not only look cute, they taste divine!   I have always … [Read more...]

Christmas Cocktail: Cran-Merry-Tini

Christmas Cocktail

A few months ago I took a trip to Chicago. If you know me at all you know of my great love of Fall Out Boy. And I know that Pete Wentz owns a bar in the Hard Rock Hotel in Chicago called Angels and Kings. So with 11 million cool things to do in Chicago, that bar was at the very tip top of my list. Like if I did nothing else, I was gonna go. And I … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chocolate Peppermint Pretzel Clusters

Easy Slow Cooker Chocolate Peppermint Pretzel Clusters PM3

Hi there and  Happy Holidays to you all, my sweet Shabby Creek friends!  It's me Claire from A Little CLAIREification and it's time for me to share one last slow cooker recipe until the new year is upon us and I am allll about some easy holiday baking, how about you? These Chocolate Peppermint Pretzel Clusters could not be simpler and they are … [Read more...]